unreasoning

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adjective un·rea·son·ing \ ˌən-ˈrēz-niŋ , -ˈrē-zᵊn-iŋ \

Definition of unreasoning

:not reasoning; especially :not moderated or controlled by reason
  • unreasoning fear

unreasoningly

play \ˌən-ˈrēz-niŋ-lē, -ˈrē-zᵊn-iŋ-\ adverb

Examples of unreasoning in a Sentence

  1. an unreasoning hatred of the government

  2. his unreasoning devotion to a cause

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First Known Use of unreasoning

1677


UNREASONING Defined for English Language Learners

unreasoning

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Definition of unreasoning for English Language Learners

  • : not based on or controlled by reason


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